More From Chelsea Crandall
Period Proof Underwear: I Don’t Thinx So
There are some companies such as Thinx and Dear Kate who've decided to get ahead of mother nature's huge middle finger to women. How? Period proof panties.
Why the Pressure to “Snap Back” is BS
Snapping back is the act of restoring your body to what it was before pregnancy. Women often spend hours in the gym and try a million different diets just to lose the baby weight. And that's great, however the issue comes in when a woman begins to feel pressured to snap back.
4 Must Have Hair Products
Whether you have curly hair, coily hair or some mixture of the two, it’s no secret that natural hair can be unruly. It defies gravity and all logic. You’d think that the easiest hair style would be a ponytail right? Not when your hair is far too thick to fit into a scrunchie. Between the …
5 Sneakers For The Fashion Forward Girl
Whether you go to the gym or just love sneakers because their cute, everybody likes to be comfortable. There’s a myth that says all sneakers are comfortable. They’re supposed to be, but they aren’t always. After an entire day of running errands or doing whatever else that you spend the day doing, you don’t want …
Are People Really Upset About A Black Hermione
Hermione is also known for her bushy hair but one thing that is never mentioned is the character's race. Naturally people just assumed that she was white with frizzy hair.
4 Things to Think About Before You Get A Piercing
Piercings, when done correctly, can be a wonderful thing. They give you a sense of individuality and they are really stylish. Once they heal, they add another dimension to your personal fashion sense. If they aren’t done well however, they can be a painful and annoying nuisance. Here are four things to consider before you …
Is Nicki Minaj Still Queen??
Nicki Minaj dropped an album on Friday, August 10th 2018. To be honest, I’ve always respected Nicki Minaj. She’s always made, for the most part, really good music. Her features on songs like Kanye West’s Monster are nothing short of iconic. Her multiple personalities are almost always what makes a song. For years Nicki was …
Why Zendaya Is A Positive Role Model
Zendaya has been a positive influence for young girls since her days on Disney's Shake It Up. Whether it's her sassy comebacks on social media or showcasing her talent in a movie, Zendaya never fails to encourage fans to be themselves.
These Girls Prove that Gen Z is full of Potential
NOT FINISHED As a Gen Zer, I am no stranger to the stereotypes that come along with being in this generation. We’re self centered. We’re always on our phone. We don’t care about what happens in the world. I’ve heard it all before. That could not be further from the truth. Some of the most …
Dascha Polanco’s Naked Truth
Actress Dascha Polanco from the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, bared it all on the most recent cover of Women’s Health Magazine. Polanco looked natural and happy as she posed nude for the cover of the magazine. View this post on Instagram A post shared by DASCHA POLANCO (@sheisdash) Polanco opened up about not only her struggle …
Yet Again Black Designers Lack Representation
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)/Vogue Fashion Fund is like the Olympics for fashion designers. Fashion Designers from all over the nation come and go head to head for a $400,000 prize. The winner also gets a chance to be mentored by a industry professionals. They are judged by some of the highest …
Vogue Debuts Beyonce’s September Issue Cover
The long awaited cover of Vogue magazine's September issue featuring Beyonce is finally here. The cover dropped on Monday and as promised Beyonce is front and center.
The Conversation That Little Black Girls Should Be Having
In recent years there has been an increase of support for the natural hair community. Festivals like CurlFest, YouTubers like Naptural 85 and NappyFu, the overwhelming presence of natural hair products on the shelves where boxes of perm used to reside are all things dedicated to the health and well being of black hair.
Fan Slays Beyoncé’s Choreography
As we all know, Beyoncé and husband, Jay Z are currently on their On The Run 2 tour. The tour, which is a joint tour between the the Carters, came after Beyoncé dominated the stage at Coachella 2018, henceforth known as “BeyChella.” At her performance, she honored Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) as well as showcased some amazing choreography …
Obamas Go On The Run
Political and pop culture royalty intertwined on July 28th when former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama made an appearance at Beyonce and Jay-Z's On the Run 2 tour.
4 Things To Consider When Choosing A College
The summer before your senior year of high school is one filled with anticipation. It’s finally time for you to do what you’ve seen upperclassman do for the past 4 years.
Chronicles Of The Youngest Child
Having siblings can be bittersweet period. Whether you're the oldest, youngest or middle, there are downfalls. The oldest always gets credit for having "the hardest job," which can be true.
Ciara’s New Song Has Us Ready to Level Up
Ciara has done it again. Even though she’s been dormant for the last three years, she blessed us with new music and it’s absolutely amazing. Her new song Level Up samples the Fuck It Up Challenge by DJ Telly Tellz on YouTube, but remains true to her nature. With hits like 1,2 Step and Like A Boy under her belt, Ciara’s new song, …
Wakandan Princess Finally Gets The Spotlight
Marvel’s Black Panther practically broke the box office opening weekend. The movie, which featured Marvel’s first all black cast, grossed $201,797,000 opening weekend. It then went on to become the second-highest Marvel opener of all-time next to The Avengers. So needless to say that this movie broke the box office for a good reason. It had all …
4 Small And Meaningful Tattoos
Tattoos are a form of self-expression. A testament to who you are, where you come from and where you wanna go. Tattoos usually mean something to the person, who has it even if it looks random to the untrained eye.
Three Different Ways To Stretch Your Natural Hair
It’s no secret that as black girls, our hair to the point of being borderline unmanageable. Between the tangles, single strand knots and shrinkage, it’s no wonder that people never want to deal with their hair. Instead, they turn damaging methods such as straightening and perming. One of the best ways to minimize tangles and …